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My father"s war and other stories

by Barton Sutter

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Published by Viking in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle West
    • Subjects:
    • Men -- Middle West -- Fiction.,
    • Middle West -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBarton Sutter.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3569.U87 M9 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination258 p. ;
      Number of Pages258
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1889164M
      ISBN 100670837776
      LC Control Number90050748

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Tim O’Brien came to fatherhood late. He was 56 in June when his first son, Timmy, was born. His second son, Tad, showed up two years.“My Father’s War captures the experiences of black soldiers in the famed Buffalo Soldiers unit of the 92nd Division who served with distinction—and controversy—in some of the most brutal fighting in the war.

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